Carbon Offsetting

Meeting: 
MQT on 2016-09-14
Session date: 
September 14, 2016
Reference: 
2016/3315
Question By: 
Leonie Cooper
Organisation: 
Labour Group
Asked Of: 
The Mayor

Question

What were the key findings of your recent report on the 'Review of Carbon Offsetting Approaches in London'? What actions will you be taking forward as a result of these findings?

Answer

Answer for Carbon Offsetting

Answer for Carbon Offsetting

Answered By: 
The Mayor

For a summary of the key findings please view the executive summary published here: https://www.london.gov.uk/sites/default/files/gla_cof_approaches_study_final_report_july_2016.pdf

We are working with Borough colleagues to determine how best the GLA can support the establishment of a consistent and strategic London-wide approach to collecting and utilising funds from offsetting to deliver carbon reductions.